Nicotine: The Common Denominator in Disease

Miami, FL. Hello, this is Doctor J. Michael Lemus, your favorite functional medicine doctor in Miami. Did you know that many of the diseases people face today are caused by nicotine? It’s true, not only can a person develop lung cancer from smoking, but also heart disease, cancer, osteoporosis, insomnia, and many other problems, many [...]


Miami, FL. Garlic is so good for you! Greetings, Doctor J. Michael Lemus here, and I would like to talk to residents of Miami about why it is important to regularly incorporate garlic into your diet. For almost every disease that a person can be diagnosed with, garlic is an excellent healing agent. It helps [...]

Stress Can Increase Risk for Cold and Flu

Miami, FL. Did you know that high-strung people are more at risk for colds and flu? Hi, I’m Doctor J. Michael Lemus, a practitioner of functional medicine in Miami. I would like to talk to you today about stress. Stress wears down your immune system. It keeps it suppressed, so that if a harmful germ [...]